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Tesco executives accused of 'cooking the books'

Three senior Tesco executives were "clearly dishonest" and had "cooked the books" at Britain's biggest retailer to mislead the stock market, a court has...

NME owner makes Time for £200m Epiris bid

The publisher of some of Britain's best-known magazine titles, including Country Life, Marie Claire and NME, is in talks to sell the business to...

Carney sees interest rate rise in 'relatively near term'

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UK annual growth rate revised down

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Uber boss to meet London transport chief

Uber has said that...

UK growth for second quarter revised down

The UK economy grew by a weaker rate than earlier reported in the second quarter of the year, according to official figures. The Office for...

London house prices 'fall for first time in eight years'

London house prices have...

FTSE 100 opens higher as ITV gains

ITV led the FTSE...

Setting sail

Meet Jimmy Lawrence, one of the last men to skipper a working Thames barge. He has been working on these beautiful sailing boats for...

First fall in London house prices since 2009

House prices in London have fallen on an annual basis for the first time since 2009, according to a closely-watched activity report. The monthly house...

Crisis-hit Carillion swings to £1.2bn loss

Carillion has issued a further profit warning while announcing a £1.2bn loss for the first half of its financial year. The construction firm, which is...

Universal Credit 'putting people in poverty'

The Government is being urged to pause the mass roll-out of its new benefits system next week as charities warn it is forcing people...

Ryanair given deadline to sort compensation

The Civil Aviation Authority has told Ryanair it has until 5pm to meet its obligations to thousands of customers affected by flight cancellations. The CAA...

Hugh Hefner: How the UK took to Playboy

The opening of Playboy's...